What makes a good knitting pattern

Jess here, back again for week 3 of Prize-a-Palooza! This week I’m talking knitting patterns, and what separates the good from the bad. Gwen and Kellie have had similar discussions throughout the years on this blog. Let’s check in with them about what makes a good knitting pattern: Free Patterns: Yea or Nay? Think Tank: […]

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Book Review: Good Measure – Knit a Perfect Fit Every Time

Several decades ago, back when Threads Magazine still included several knitting articles in every issue, Deborah Newton wrote an excellent article about fit called Fashion Doesn’t Stop at 40 Inches. So it was no surprise when her most recent book Good Measure – Knit a Perfect Fit Every Time was released. Reviewing her designs from […]

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Dreams In Color

If ever I was excited about some upcoming work, it’s about October at Eduknit!  I know it was 100 degrees in Washington D.C. yesterday, and that the humidity was 85% at one point in the day; but no matter. As a knitter, I can escape all that and dream of Autumn. In my constant quest […]

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Lots of Non-Wool Yarn

If you read Kellie’s newsletter you know we are looking at non-wool yarns this month on EduKnit. Which is interesting because both Kellie and I really like wool — A LOT! But not everyone does … and we understand. Even though I am a fan of wool, I also like understanding and playing with lots […]

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